Daily Archives: March 12, 2014

SA not a springboard for illegal activities

Pretoria: The South African government says it will not allow its territory to be used as a springboard for any illegal activities.

“As the South African government, we want to send a stern warning to …

Agriculture Committee calls for farmers’ relief

Members of the Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries have observed the extent of damage caused by the current heavy rains in some parts of the country and call on the Government to provide …

World Cup united S Africans: Deputy Pres Motlanthe

Pretoria: The 2010 FIFA World Cup allowed all South Africans, regardless of race, to be united in support of Bafana Bafana and to enjoy football throughout the tournament, says outgoing Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe.

In …

Minister Nkoana-Mashabane concludes Working Visit to the Republic of Chile

International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has today, Wednesday, 12 March 2014, concluded a successful working visit to Santiago, the Republic of Chile, where she represented South Africa at the inauguration ceremonies of Chilean …

SKA gets R1.7bn British injection

Pretoria: Science and Technology Minister Derek Hanekom has welcomed a UK contribution of R1.7 billion to the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project.

“The significance of this announcement … is in the impetus that this provides …